Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Topic: Fire engines Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=MdFfX80I6qwC&oe=UTF-8
The city's early fire brigades were volunteer organizations, the church bell at St. Andrews Cathedral was one of two fire alarms, and horses had to be harnessed before the engine could leave the fire house. Topics: WYCE, radio, Grand Rapids, Historical Commission, history, fire engines, horses
Horse drawn fire engines and other equipment rush to a fire in Albany, New York, 1901. A policeman tries to hold onlooker back, but some run across the road. Scene ends with a man on a bicycle peddling furiously to keep up with the fire fighters. Partially restored. Topics: Stock footage, horse drawn fire engines, fire fighters, Thomas Edison, Albany NY
Four horse drawn fire engines roar up a snow-covered Newark, New Jersey, street while spectators wat h from the sidelines. (1896) Partially restored. ( 2 reviews ) Topics: stock footage, horse drawn fire engines, fire fighters, newark nj, snow
Item is an amateur film documenting family life and a sawmill fire in Vancouver. The film consists of home movie footage filmed by Jake Loeppky, including footage of Queen Elizabeth Park, the Stanley Park Zoo, children playing at the family home in Burnaby, children swimming, and the family entertaining at home. The film also includes footage of a logging camp, a large dam, bears, and people waterskiing. Of particular note is several minutes of footage of the five-alarm fire that destroyed the... Topics: Fire engines and equipment, Firefighters, Fires, Forestry, False Creek (Vancouver, B.C.), Children,...